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BechTech Podcast: On the right track with Dr. Siv Bhamra

In this episode of the BechTech Podcast, Dr. Siv Bhamra discusses his 30-year career in rail and shares insights into new technologies that will improve the way people travel.

September 14, 2021 6 min read By: Dr. Siv Bhamra, Rail Systems and Integration Manager, Jennifer Whitfield, Senior Graphic Designer and Communications Specialist
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BechTech Podcast: Data Science and the “Art of Possible” with Dr. Evann Smith

In this episode of the BechTech Podcast, Dr. Evann Smith discusses the “art of the possible” and opportunities for artificial intelligence and machine learning in the EPC industry. 

August 26, 2021 10 min read By: Dr. Evann Smith, Lead Senior Data Scientist
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BechTech Podcast: Discussing hydraulics and hydrology with Dr. Stewart Taylor

In this episode of the BechTech Podcast, learn how Dr. Stewart Taylor turned his passion for water into a successful career specializing in hydraulics and hydrology.

August 10, 2021 12 min read By: Jennifer Whitfield, Senior Graphic Designer and Communications Specialist, Dr. Stewart Taylor, Corporate Manager of Geotechnical & Hydraulic Engineering Services
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Enhancing student learning to match workplace expectations – a conversation with Paige Irwin

Listen as Paige Irwin, a high school math teacher, shares her experience working at Bechtel this summer as part of a workforce development teacher fellowship.

July 22, 2021 6 min read By: Ashley Merriman, Communications Manager , Paige Irwin, High School Math Teacher at Wakefield High School
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Rolling out the next generation of concrete design and delivery

Learn more about a comprehensive concrete delivery system to decrease costs, improve schedules, and enhance sustainability.

September 24, 2020 2 min read By: Javeed Munshi, Senior Principal Engineer
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Illuminating Aircraft

Check out this Technical Talk interview with Mai Yeung, who's research paper on Apron Floodlighting received the 2019 “Paper of the Year” award from the Illuminating Engineering Society Aviation Lighting Committee.

February 10, 2020 6 min read By: Brian James, Business Communications Specialist
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Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management and Sponge Cities

Exploring cleaner, more cost-effective alternatives to conventional drainage systems

November 19, 2019 2 min read By: Angelos Findikakis, Senior Principal Engineer and Bechtel Fellow
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Catholic University, Bechtel Collaborate to Advance DOE Mission

As the Hanford Waste Treatment Plant ramps up its commissioning phase, Bechtel explored the many contributions made by scientists, universities, and vendors from across the country that have made this first-of-its-kind facility possible. The story of The Catholic University of America’s Vitreous State Laboratory is just one example of these many contributions and how the U.S. Department of Energy and Bechtel have incorporated expertise from around the globe to construct the plant.

October 25, 2019 8 min read By: Tina Banks, Public Affairs Specialist
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Differentiating Between Acoustic and Flow-Induced Vibration

October 18, 2019 1 min read By: Matt Jaouhari, Global Functional Manager of Pipe Stress and PD&P Deputy Chief Engineer